RPP #32 Congratulations, Social Bookmarking & Podsafe Christmas

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December 2006


* Podosphere News:

o Time Magazine's "Person of the Year" adopted a new approach this year

o Congratulations, WE ARE the Time Magazine's Person of the Year

* Social Bookmarking Tools: the primary use of these social networking tools is to store your bookmarks online, which allows you to access your bookmarks from any computer, and to share them with the world.

o del.icio.us - uses tags to organize and remember your bookmarks, which is a much more flexible system than folders

o digg - comment on news stories and see what others rate as most important or interesting; just added a Podcast section

o furl - copies web pages you want to save and share

o technorati - searches and indexes the world "live" web, especially blogs

o Google and Yahoo - allow you to save bookmarks

o Bookmarkz: the "cut and paste" social bookmarking solution for bloggers

o Blackboard Beyond - see RPP #30

o Wired News: Social Bookmarking Showdown - review of several bookmarking services

* Podsafe Music Selections from the Podsafe Music Network

o "Jingle Bells" by Natalie Brown

o "I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus" by Twisted Sister - yes, that hard rock group from the '70s

RPP_32_Congratulations_Social_Bookmarking_Podsafe Christmas.mp3 (14444 kB)
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